“With a unique youthful atmosphere, world-class classical music scene, a pulsating nightlife, and an exceptional offer of natural thermal baths, Budapest is one of Europe's most delightful and enjoyable cities.”

Off the beaten path guide to


Places to See

District VII., Budapest, Hungary

Budapest, District VII., Hungary

Széchenyi Chain Bridge

Budapest, Széchenyi Lánchíd, 1051 Hungary

Heroes' Square

Budapest, Hősök tere, 1146 Hungary

Hungarian Parliament Building

Budapest, Kossuth Lajos tér 1-3, 1055 Hungary

Celeritas Shooting Club

12 to 4PM
Budapest, Grassalkovich út 294, 1239 Hungary
Shooting range offering a selection of guns and a great experience suitable for first timers

Aquincum Museum

10AM to 4PM
Budapest, Szentendrei út 135, 1031 Hungary
Large excavated Roman town with many sculptural remains, buildings and a museum

Budapest Flipper Museum

Budapest, Radnóti Miklós u. 18, 1137 Hungary
An entire museum dedicated to mainly pinball and arcade games set in a dungeon

Rudas Baths

Temporarily closed
Budapest, Döbrentei tér 9, 1013 Hungary
Historic Turkish bath offering a rooftop jacuzzi, warm/hot/cold pools and sauna/steam rooms

Széchenyi Thermal Bath

Temporarily closed
Budapest, Kelenhegyi út 4, 1118 Hungary
Beautiful building with public pools and a large choice of baths and saunas

Fisherman’s Bastion

9AM to 11PM
Budapest, Szentháromság tér, 1014 Hungary
Turreted castle-like structure with a large terrace offering a viewing platform to the city

Széchenyi Chain Bridge

Budapest, Széchenyi Lánchíd, 1051 Hungary
Historic stone suspension bridge from 1800s regarded as an engineering wonder

Shoes on the Danube Bank

Open 24 hours
Budapest, Id. Antall József rkp., 1054 Hungary
Unique memorial to the victims of WWII by fascist militiamen

Hungarian Parliament Building

8AM to 4PM
Budapest, Kossuth Lajos tér 1-3, 1055 Hungary
Notable landmark of Budapest with Gothic revival architecture


Budapest, 1118 Hungary
UNESCO World Heritage Fortress filled with statues and a panoramic city view

Margaret Island

Calm getaway within the city with jogging tracks and pop-up bars in the summer

Places to Eat

Places to Drink

InterContinental Budapest

Budapest Budapest Apaczai Csere J.U. 12-14, 1052 Hungary

Szimpla Kert

9AM to 11PM
Budapest, Kazinczy u. 14, 1075 Hungary
Series of vintage bars located in the ruins of Budapest with great atmosphere

Blaha Sörözo

6AM to 4AM
Budapest, József krt. 9, 1085 Hungary
Local Hungarian bar offering great prices for the beer


Temporarily closed
Budapest, Akácfa u. 51, 1073 Hungary
Huge nightclub converted from old houses

Trombitás Sörözo

11AM to 11PM
Budapest, Margit körút 101, 1024 Hungary
Hungarian pub serving goulash

Intermezzo Roof Terrace

5 to 11PM
Budapest, Hotel President, Hold u. 3, 1054 Hungary
Restaurant and bar serving creative dishes and cocktails with a view

High Note Sky Bar

Temporarily closed
Budapest, Hercegprímás u. 5, 1051 Hungary
Upscale laid-back spot with light background music and views over the city at night

Gozsdu Udvar

Open 24 hours
Budapest, Gozsdu udvar, 1075 Hungary
Local courtyard featuring a range of bars, restaurants and street stores

Places to Network

Places to Shop


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